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UPDATED: Two horses found dead after starving to death near Dorset; suspect questioned
All dogs go to heaven: losing a great one
Second appeal filed in after-the-fact garage variance case in Hubbard County
No charges filed in Nevis incident
13-year cancer survivor selling polka dots for cancer
Kako pitches Braves by Panthers
Mankato players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Panthers finish in third place at tournament with wins over Sebeka, Hawley
Panthers seek to compete on court
Park Rapids girls capture team title at Perham meet
ROBERT JOHN BIERMEIER
RUTH ERICKSON MASTNY
HILDA MARIE BRAUCH
Basic Business Cents: Electronic word-of-mouth marketing can work, or fail
Basic Business Cents: With customers, satisfying isn’t good enough
New computer service now available
College Works students ready to paint
Park Rapids Area High School choir travels to Texas
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Met on Main Street: Kyle McNally
Hundreds gather at Fargo Theatre to celebrate premiere of FX's 'Fargo'
Hubbard County 4-H shooting sports program takes off
Last segment of Paul Bunyan State Trail slated for completion in July
Detroit Mountain to make do with less funding
Out for a swim
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
Letter: Thanks for working to extend PUC deadline
Letter: Help create world free of MS
Editorial: GM’s lack of recall harms reputation
Letter: MNsure, Obamacare enrollment
Letter: Additional inmates mean profit
January 8, 2014
Park Rapids Anytime Fitness kicks off 2014 ‘resolutions’
By Nick Longworth firstname.lastname@example.org Renovations and new ownership at the Park Rapids Anytime Fitness might make it a little...
January 8, 2014 - 11:40am
December 25, 2013
Basic Business Cents: The ‘It’ factor
Years ago when I was a young salesman, I studied the outstanding salesmen in my organization. Some had great product knowledge, some had great personalities, and others worked very hard, but the only common trait that I could find was tenacity. A very few had “it”; they just...
December 25, 2013 - 10:33am
December 11, 2013
Panther Prowl fan store expanding
By Anna Erickson / email@example.com The Panther Prowl fan store is continuing to expand at Frank White Education Center. The establishment, based in the Park Rapids Community Education office, features all things Panther. Business was booming last Thursday...
December 11, 2013 - 1:52pm
November 20, 2013
Valuing an employee’s contribution
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Valuing an employee’s worth to any organization, be it in the public or private sector, is tricky business. And it’s highly controversial. Does an employer look at the job description or the person in the job? Hubbard County...
November 20, 2013 - 10:30am
November 13, 2013
Knute Nelson showcases GrandCare
Knute Nelson will be featured at the AgeTech West Conference Nov. 14-15 in San Jose, Calif. The conference entitled, “Aging Services Meets Silicon Valley: Creating the Future of Care” will demonstrate how GrandCare technology, and Knute Nelson as a provider, are pioneers in utilizing...
November 13, 2013 - 12:50pm
Basic Business Cents: Workplace behavior operating principles
By Lou Schultz / For the Enterprise Have you ever had sleepless nights stewing over “office politics?” I have, plenty of times, while working for large organizations. An old saying notes that little people don’t become big by putting others down, but little people keep...
November 13, 2013 - 12:43pm
Forester plans for trees and wildlife
By Sarah Smith email@example.com A privately employed forester is like a starving artist. Not! Stan Grossman of Nevis is...
November 13, 2013 - 12:41pm
November 6, 2013
Knife sharpener likes his ‘stand-up’ job; raising job to artform
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org As an over-the-road trucker, Dan Coleman noticed that in several oases, knife sharpeners had set up a booth. Truckers always use knives, he said, for cutting pallet cargo. He watched in fascination as truckers lined up for knife...
November 6, 2013 - 12:56pm
Demand for the gunsmithing trade
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Roy Holland isn’t sure his mid-life career switch was a calling or response to a growing and unfilled need. In either case, the Park Rapids gunsmith is going gangbusters this time of year. He’s had to set aside the pistols and...
November 6, 2013 - 12:53pm
New Mexican-themed restaurant opens on First Street in building that most recently held Blue Ox Bar and Grill and Depot on 1st
By Zach Kayser / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI — Señor Patron aims to succeed where others have not. The new Mexican-themed restaurant officially...
November 6, 2013 - 7:39am
November 4, 2013
Jewelry store is latest retailer to move out of Paul Bunyan Mall
By Zach Kayser / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI — Paul Bunyan shoppers looking for an engagement ring will one have one less place to go inside the mall. Come January, Ken K Thompson Jewelry will become the newest gap that the leasing executives at Lexington Realty International,...
November 4, 2013 - 7:32am
October 30, 2013
Basic Business Cents: Is leadership or management the answer?
By Lou Schultz / For the Enterprise A friend gave me a hard time this week because I alluded in the last column that the term, manager, is outmoded and we should look instead to become leaders. Yet, in the citation of my name and position, I used the term, Managing Director. I...
October 30, 2013 - 2:38pm
SCORE volunteers are available to help start-up or existing businesses
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org New businesses, unless conceived under ideal conditions and launched perfectly, can have a miserable success rate. But a volunteer organization in Park Rapids is trying to ensure that commercializing bright ideas can be a rewarding...
October 30, 2013 - 2:29pm
October 23, 2013
Anytime Fitness has new personal trainer
Mike Dempsey is a new personal trainer at Anytime Fitness in Park Rapids. Dempsey has been an avid participant in sports and fitness since he was young. He has played semi-pro football, was a professional boxer and has been a national powerlifting champion and record holder. He...
October 23, 2013 - 12:54pm
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should be distributed in company
Today’s organizations cannot afford management; they need leadership! That needed leadership is not exclusive to those on the top of the organization chart but lies with each and every employee. Empowerment is a popular buzzword but deployment is typically a farce. Many managers...
October 23, 2013 - 12:53pm